"Botnet" Posts

DDoS Costs: How Attackers Profit and Victims Lose

Here’s the trust cost of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, according to Kaspersky Lab. Plus: AppRiver & Intronis on DDoS attack prevention.

How to Ensure You’re Not Part of the Next Botnet

The Internet of Things (IoT) holds a great deal of promise to make everyday devices much easier to use, control, program, and access remotely. From “smart” home thermostats and refrigerators to lights and automobiles, there’s remarkable potential to make our lives easier — but there’s also untold risk that these devices can bring to our […]